Veterans Affairs won’t be exempt Aaron Wherry March 7, 2012 Follow @aaronwherry Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 5 With the Conservatives voting against, the House defeated the NDP’s motion on veterans affairs by a count of 147-122 last night. Nycole Turmel subsequently pronounced shame. Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: house of commons Nycole Turmel Parliament veterans veterans affairs Advertisement About this author Aaron Wherry Macleans.ca administrator Aaron Wherry covers the House of Commons and its 308 residents for Maclean’s. Other articles After appointing 56 senators, Stephen Harper is done The Interview: NDP Leader Tom Mulcair + 1 more posts this week Advertisement Post navigation Previous Yes, they found it in a box. Will new Dr. Seuss knock off socks? Next Have a question for Chris Hadfield? Ask him now.